Describes a problem and a possible solution(s) to it. Useful in persuasive speeches.
e.g. Internet addiction among youth.
Presents arguments in favour of and against an issue. Suitable for informative speeches.
presentation should be between 4 and 6 minutes
You will turn in a works cited page along with your formal outline on the day of your speech presentation. Please note that the failure to turn in a formal outline will result in a 50% decrease in your grade.
Preparation before the Speech
II. People do not choose to be influenced by music, as music is scientifically influential to the human brain.
Olteteanu, Ion. "The formative function of musical interactions within social identity." Geopolitics, History, and International Relations 3.1 (2011): 215...
PERSUASIVE SPEECH ( Oral Exam)
Time limit: 6- 8 minutes
Total Grade: 200 points
Working Outline: 40 points
Works Cited: 10 points...
that is persuasive speech).
For example, you might present a biography on Steve Jobs or you might research
and explain the causes and extent of alcoholism or drug abuse, the significance
of any historical events, the causes of violence among society, or the growth of
respects, it ranks among the least important ways of conceiving of what we recognize as “information.” “
ii. Only formal—does not account for content
1.) Mortensen: “Shannon and Weaver were concerned only with technical problems associated with the selection and arrangement of discrete units of...
, organized thinking about such things as the logical relationships among ideas, the soundness of evidence, and the differences between fact and opinion, organized speech, organized thoughts, analyze and follow yours and others
Similarities Between P.S. and Conversation
SAMPLE PERSUASIVE OUTLINE POOR
February 17, 2005
Topic: Smoking in Society
Goal: I want to persuade my audience that smoking is a health risk to all of society and that smokers should be encouraged to quit.
Thesis: It is imperative for smokers to quit, benefiting...
Title of Speech: Teenage Pregnancy
I. Attention Catcher: According to http://www.familyfirstaid.org/teen-pregnancy.html “The United States has the highest rate of teen pregnancy and births in the western industrialized...
, Thesis Statement, and Working Reference List
Before you write a first draft of your Persuasive Essay, you will need to organize the structure of your paper. One way to organize your ideas is by creating a formal outline. Normally, an outline organizes only the body of your paper.
Although you are...
word picture through the use of imagery, figures of speech, etc.j
4. Avoid using language that is coarse or abusive; generally use formal language, not slang. Avoid vocalized pauses such as “uh,” “um” and meaningless phrases such as “sort of,” “you know,” “and um,” “and stuff like that.”
politics. It remains among those books which fall under the rubric of "oft quoted, rarely read"except that few ca n even quote from it. A few of the general concepts to be found in Society of the Spectacle, however, have filtered down into near-popular usage. For example, analyses of the Gulf War...
; demonstrate the ability to make critical judgments about speech effectiveness; demonstrate ethical public speaking behavior; present at least one original informative speech and at least one original persuasive speech.
COURSE ASSESSMENT For the course goals and learning outcomes in this course, the...
Established Purpose (Attention to the Rhetorical Situation)
 Script or Outline with Correct Citation
Instructions for 3 Minute Informative/Instructional Speech:
Each student will select a topic of their choice.
Topic should be audience appropriate and of...
participation in the city-states’s total culture) with formal education. Through enculturation, the youth were prepared to become citizens of their society. Through formal education were they in turn provided the knowledge needed to fulfill society’s expectations of the good life. For example, the Athenians...
, instruct an audience, demonstrate a process, or describe an event. In a professional setting, the informative speech may take many different forms: • Individual or Group Report • Oral Briefing • Panel Discussion • Oral Critique Persuasive Speaking: Persuasive Speaking is used to influence what an audience...
feelings toward public speaking and will be able to effectively use and understand basic skills and concepts.
Speaking Assignments and Outlines
• There will be 5 formal graded speech presentations. Three presentations, the process, the informative and the persuasive...
is seldom necessary to include a formal bibliography in the preparation outline for a classroom speech.
According to your textbook, the two major bibliographic formats are those developed by the Modern Language Association (MLA) and the American Psychological Association (APA...
2. The student is encouraged to use visual media.
3. Keep your topic specific and focused. Do not try to cover too many major points in this short time frame.
4. Some documentation is required (but is less formal than in a persuasive speech).
5. If at all possible, tie in your...
classmates wouldn’t talk to him and so he and his family moved but not before he gave a speech to everyone in our school. He stated “I know what I did was wrong and I know the risks that I was taking when I chose to take steroids but I wanted to be the best player I could be and I thought this was the...
Sample Persuasive Speech Outline
Topic: Factory Farming
Organizational Pattern: Monroe’s Motivated Sequence
Specific Purpose: To persuade the audience that factory farms are dangerous and abusive and therefore need to be banned.
Primary Audience Outcome: I the want the audience to...
may usually either send this to me by email beforehand (as rtd or pdf documents, please) or hand it to me on the day of class. However, those for the two longer speeches (Informative and Persuasive) MUST be sent or given to me previous to the day on which you give your speech. The outline is an...
one of these tones instead of the tone itself.
4. Have each group of the students divide the speech among themselves so everyone has roughly equal speaking parts. Instruct students to study their passage and highlight five words they want to emphasize when they read the passage. Give students time...
generate main ideas for a speech body from a thesis/central idea.
f. Develop a speech outline coordinating the general purpose, specific purpose, thesis/central idea, and main ideas.
g. Apply the four steps of speech development to each speech assignment.
Baseball on the professional, amateur, and youth levels is popular in North America (particularly in the United States), Central America, parts of South America and the Caribbean, and parts of East Asia and Southeast Asia. The game is thought to have originated in England some time before 1755, as...
SAMPLE PERSUASIVE OUTLINE
Student X February 17, 2005 Section AX Topic: Smoking in Society Goal: I want to persuade my audience that smoking is a health risk to all of society and that smokers should be encouraged to quit. Thesis: It is imperative for smokers to quit, benefiting...
If you are late to class on a speech day, please DO NOT, enter the classroom until you hear the applause of your classmates, indicating a break between speeches.
Formal outlines must be turned in on the day that you present your outline as part of your speech grade...
persuasive manner, adjust his message to the audience and adapt to the feedback from the listeners.
Despite these similarities, there are certainly many differences between public speeches and daily conversations. Public speech is more highly structured and more formal than daily conversation. The...
Outline: Steroids persuasive speech
a. Attention-getter: S are associated with many health risks and can be potentially dangerous, however when used in the safest possible environment by the right individuals, I believe that steroids are not...
great battle and victory for the North, Lincoln praises efforts of the dead and calls upon the living to continue fighting for the cause of liberty. It is a speech of passionate resolve and high ideals in a tone that is formal, sombre, reflective, sincere and meaningful. Lincoln’s formal register...